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Academia

Different Approach to Learning the Fundamentals of Chemistry in Toronto

Toronto, the fifth largest city in North America and Canada’s largest city by population, is currently a center of business, finance, communications, arts, and culture. With that, it is also known as one of the most cosmopolitan cities and  multicultural towns throughout the world. Aside from the notable success of Toronto’s economics, the educational system […]

29 December 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Taking Chemistry Courses in Ottawa

Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, is the fourth largest city in the country and home to famous national museums such as the Canadian Museum of History, The National Gallery of Canada, and Laurier House—to name a few. When it comes to education, Ottawa has also high-quality education just like Toronto. In fact, it ranks […]

28 December 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Chemistry in Canada: What Can You Do with a Chemistry Degree

Canada, also known as ‘the land of the maple leaf,’ owns the second spot on the list of the world’s largest countries, right next to Russia. It has a current population of 37,589,262 as of July 1, 2019—which is equivalent to 0.49% of the world’s total number of people. Another interesting fact is that half […]

27 December 2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Arts and Hobbies

What accessories do you need to film with a camera?

Camera Accessories for Shooting Video

“It's not what a movie is about, it's how it is about it.” - Roger Ebert Whether it’s action, animation, sci-fi, drama, or comedy (the most popular film genres in the UK), we love films! Have you ever wanted to shoot one? To get started, you can make some great videos with your camera. This […]

31 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How do you film with a camera?

How to Shoot Video with Cameras

“In movies you don’t try and photograph the reality, you try and photograph a photograph of the reality” - Stanley Kubrick The most popular directors currently include Martin Scorcese, Steven Spielberg, and Quentin Tarantino. They’ve proven themselves again and again with their film. So what’s the secret to good films? Firstly, you have to know […]

31 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

How do you take good photos on your smartphone?

Taking Great Photos with Smartphones

“You don't take a photograph, you make it.” - Ansel Adams Taking great photos is within everyone’s reach. 95% of people in the UK own a mobile phone and an increasing number of them are smartphones meaning that anyone can now take photos whenever they want. This allows them to express their creativity as long […]

31 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Health and Fitness

Getting Started

How To Reach Your Fitness Goals In Ottawa?

We all want to reach our fitness goals or just start being healthy. We just celebrated 2020 which means most of us have set goals for this year we want to accomplish. I bet one of those goals is health-related. These goals could be to lose 20 pounds, run a 5km or half marathon, get […]

24 January 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Eating Healthy

Why You Should Hire A Personal Trainer Living In Toronto?

Toronto is one of Canada’s most active cities, but that doesn't mean working out. Living in Toronto means you’re on the go, you're busy. You have to catch the bus or subway. You're part of the millions of other people just trying to get where they need be. Most of you may not have the […]

23 January 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Yoga Pose

How to Start Living Healthy in Edmonton?

For those of you living in Alberta, you sit on an average of 9.5 hours a day. This could be for work, commuting or screen time. 37% of Albertans sit for more than 10 hours per day. That’s a lot of sitting when you think about it. We all want to feel better. We all […]

23 January 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Languages

Learn the Language and the Culture: The Basics of Learning ESOL in Vancouver

Situated right on the Pacific, surrounded by jaw-dropping beauty of nature, Vancouver is the best combination of life in the city and the great outdoors. The city offers shopping and entertainment, outdoor adventure, and rich culture, all against the stunning backdrop of the Coastal Mountain range and the Pacific Ocean. Learning the English language in […]

13 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Which are the best museums in Tokyo?

Museums in Tokyo

If you’re travelling to a big city like Tokyo, you should learn more about the cultural heritage of Japan. Like many other capitals around the world, Tokyo is home to plenty of museums where you can learn more about the history of Japan. From contemporary art to historical artefacts, Tokyo has tonnes of places where […]

2 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Which are the best parks in Tokyo?

Tokyo’s Best Parks and Gardens

Going to Japan is a great idea. The capital, Tokyo, is one of the most popular destinations in the world and with good reason: the museums, attractions, restaurants, theme parks, shrines, shopping centres, and parks. There are some fantastic things to discover in Japan, especially the parks and gardens in the capital. There are plenty […]

2 February 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Music

Find the Best Guitar Lessons in Toronto

Considered to be a national hub for finance, communications, and cultural life, life in Ontario’s capital city is truly a thriving one. The city is popular among immigrants, making it one of the most multicultural cities in the world - according to The Canadian Encyclopedia. In 2016, the census reported that over 47% of the […]

6 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Best Guitar Classes in Montréal

Being one of the most popular tourist destinations in Canada, the French city of Montréal can be is filled with tons of opportunities for entertainment and exploration. In this city, you can find museums, galleries, music bars, and historical landmarks. There’s just so many sites to visit and things to do that people just keep […]

5 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Guitar Learning Opportunities in Vancouver

For the past few years, Vancouver has been getting large waves of immigrants from all over the world - specifically from Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean. And with these waves of immigrants settling into the city, the city has now a wide variety of cultures mixing together. And you can’t blame immigrants from flocking to […]

4 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Professional Development

good behaviour management

Behaviour Management Theories You Need to Know

As a teacher, tutor, or anyone else working with children in an educational context, you’ll probably have learned a thing or two about behaviour management. And you may well have learned it the hard way. Kids aren’t always going to be behaving in the way that you want them to behave. Misbehaviour – defined loosely […]

30 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

behaviour management theory

Behaviour Management Techniques that Work

Maybe you became a teacher or tutor because you love your subject and want to share your passion to the next generation. Maybe you joined up because you find kids inspiring and insightful and wanted to help them grow. Or maybe it was because you just loved the idea of teaching. Something you maybe hadn’t […]

30 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

children working together

Why is Behaviour Management Important?

When budding teachers apply and train for their work, they don’t always expect that behaviour management is the thing that they will spend most of their time doing. They feel like they are going into their profession to help kids learn, and to share their passion for their subject with the world. It’s either this […]

30 January 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Tutoring

How do you plan academic support tutorials/

Resources to prepare your After-school tutoring lessons 

If you want to become a private tutor, be it for languages, sciences, or mathematics, then you'll need to have good knowledge of the school curriculum in your Province or region, depending on the student's level and course at school. In order to ensure that your students get the most out of their tutoring lessons […]

12 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Protect your kids from potential risks

After School Tutoring: Keep your Kids Safe

More and more private tutoring  is fast becoming and option for parents wanting to help their children, to improve their grades, catch up with classes,  and develop good study habits. However, parents should consider that there are a number of important things to consider before hiring a private tutor, whether you seek an online or […]

11 February 2020 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How do you become a private tutor?

How to Give Private Tutoring Classes

A growing number of students are seeking help from a private tutor to help achieve their academic goals. According to the Huffington Post, Ontario has seen a rapid growth in tutoring programs from 2017.  Working with a private tutor can help you to expand your interests and to excel even further to achieve your academic […]

11 February 2020 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

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